Va. district promotes reading by providing bus rides to library

07/28/2013 | Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

Arlington Public Schools in Virginia embarked on a program to combat the summer slide for prekindergarten through second-graders, particularly English-language learners, by providing weekly bus rides to the public library. While students worked with teachers and librarians to select and read books, the program -- offered on Wednesday evenings in July -- offered parents a financial-literacy presentation and information about community resources.

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